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Jennie Augusta Brownscombe (American, 1850-1936)      Betsy Ross Sewing the Flag

Jennie Augusta Brownscombe (American, 1850-1936) Betsy Ross Sewing the Flag

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2019
Lot:
418
Estimate:
$10,000 - $15,000

Jennie Augusta Brownscombe (American, 1850-1936) Betsy Ross Sewing the Flag Signed "Jennie/Brownscombe" l.l. Oil on canvas, 24 x 32 1/4 in. (61.0 x 81.5 cm), framed. Condition: Very minor More ...

Group of Michigan Buttons

Group of Michigan Buttons

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1026
Estimate:
$20 - $200

Group of Michigan Buttons, c. 1860s-70s, mostly Scovill cuff-size with a few Waterburys and Horstmanns. Militaria Online More ...

Group of Maine and New Hampshire Buttons and a Rhode Island Button

Group of Maine and New Hampshire Buttons and a Rhode Island Button

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1240
Estimate:
$20 - $200

Group of Maine and New Hampshire Buttons and a Rhode Island Button, Scovill, Boylan, and Pettibone maker's marks. Militaria Online More ...

Group of Pennsylvania and Ohio Buttons

Group of Pennsylvania and Ohio Buttons

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1385
Estimate:
$20 - $200

Group of Pennsylvania and Ohio Buttons, c. 1850s-80s, three-piece buttons with a California and Minnesota included. Militaria Online More ...

Figural Maple Inlaid Sewing Accessory with Clamp

Figural Maple Inlaid Sewing Accessory with Clamp

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2019
Lot:
963
Sold for:
$369$300

Figural Maple Inlaid Sewing Accessory with Clamp, c. 1820-30, incorporating a pincushion, small drawer, and a mirror, overall ht. including clamp screw 9 1/2 in. More ...

Nine Early Sewing and Lace-making Items

Nine Early Sewing and Lace-making Items

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2019
Lot:
131
Sold for:
$584$475

Nine Early Sewing and Lace-making Items, 18th/19th century, seven sewing bird/pincushions, and two turned wood lace bobbins, ht. to 9 in. More ...

Collection of Sewing Items in an Oak Box

Collection of Sewing Items in an Oak Box

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2019
Lot:
318
Sold for:
$861$700

Collection of Sewing Items in an Oak Box, 19th century, the box with window reading "CORTICELLI/&/FLORENCE/KNITTING/AND CROCHET/SILK" containing an assortment of strawberry pincushions, pin blocks, More ...

Seven Sewing Items

Seven Sewing Items

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2019
Lot:
319
Sold for:
$523$425

Seven Sewing Items, 19th century, six pincushions in the form of three hearts, a boot, a pocket watch, and a memorial, and a standing magnifier, wd. to 3 in. More ...

Gilt and Black-lacquered Sewing Table

Gilt and Black-lacquered Sewing Table

Auction:
3275M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 25, 2019
Lot:
285
Sold for:
$154$125

Gilt and Black-lacquered Sewing Table, China, 19th century, the shaped top opens above a well with open tray and two lidded compartments, above pierced supports joined by a flat stretcher and with More ...

Gregory IX, Pope, [formerly Ugolino, Count of Segni] (before 1170-1241), Commentary of Bernard of Botone (d. 1266), and Girolamo Chiari

Gregory IX, Pope, [formerly Ugolino, Count of Segni] (before 1170-1241), Commentary of Bernard of Botone (d. 1266), and Girolamo Chiari

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
109
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Gregory IX, Pope, [formerly Ugolino, Count of Segni] (before 1170-1241), Commentary of Bernard of Botone (d. 1266), and Girolamo Chiari (active 15th Century) Decretales cum Glossa. Nuremberg: Anton More ...

Grose, Francis (1731?-1791) A Treatise on Ancient Armour and Weapons, Illustrated by Plates Taken from the Original Armour in the Tower

Grose, Francis (1731?-1791) A Treatise on Ancient Armour and Weapons, Illustrated by Plates Taken from the Original Armour in the Tower

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
113
Sold for:
$185$150

Grose, Francis (1731?-1791) A Treatise on Ancient Armour and Weapons, Illustrated by Plates Taken from the Original Armour in the Tower of London, and other Arsenals, Museums, and Cabinets. London: More ...

Livius, Titus (59 BC-17 AD) Historiae Romanae Principis.

Livius, Titus (59 BC-17 AD) Historiae Romanae Principis.

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
142
Sold for:
$461$375

Livius, Titus (59 BC-17 AD) Historiae Romanae Principis. Frankfurt: Hoffmann, 1609. Thick octavo (4 in.) bound in full contemporary blind-tooled alum-tawed German pigskin over wooden boards, with More ...

Steve McCurry (American, b. 1950)      Tailor Carrying his Sewing Machine, Porbandar, India

Steve McCurry (American, b. 1950) Tailor Carrying his Sewing Machine, Porbandar, India

Auction:
3267T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1034
Sold for:
$615$500

Steve McCurry (American, b. 1950) Tailor Carrying his Sewing Machine, Porbandar, India, 1983, printed later. Signed "Steve McCurry" in black ink l.r. Chromogenic print on paper, image size 15 More ...

Black and White Silk Polka Dot Dress

Black and White Silk Polka Dot Dress

Auction:
3268T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1405
Unsold
 

Black and White Silk Polka Dot Dress, with three knotted buttons, long sleeves, and a mock turtleneck. More ...

Retro David Josef Yellow Silk Ensemble

Retro David Josef Yellow Silk Ensemble

Auction:
3268T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1413
Sold for:
$25$20

Retro David Josef Yellow Silk Ensemble, with blouse, skirt, jacket, and scarf. More ...

Eskimo Sewing Bag

Eskimo Sewing Bag

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1316
Sold for:
$172$140

Eskimo Sewing Bag, Alaska, c. 1900-20, bag made from sealskin, trade cloth, and rabbit fur, with a drawstring at the opening, 5 x 4 1/2 in. More ...

Eskimo Sealskin Sewing Bag

Eskimo Sealskin Sewing Bag

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1317
Sold for:
$123$100

Eskimo Sealskin Sewing Bag, c. 1900, with fringe, cloth neck and drawstrings, 8 x 6 1/2 in. More ...

Two Plateau Cornhusk Bags

Two Plateau Cornhusk Bags

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1456
Sold for:
$369$300

Two Plateau Cornhusk Bags, early 20th century, the natural fiber with geometric designs in colored yarns on both sides, with hide carry straps, 8 x 7 1/2 and 6 1/4 x 6 1/4 in. More ...

Pipaluk Lake Coralla V   Art Glass Sculpture

Pipaluk Lake Coralla V Art Glass Sculpture

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
601
Unsold
 

Pipaluk Lake Coralla V Art Glass Sculpture, Denmark, 2005, folded and shaped glass, from her Ocean Garden series, unmarked, ht. 15, wd. 9, dp. 56 in. Note: Lake's work in glass reflects her More ...

Carved Wood Sewing Box

Carved Wood Sewing Box

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1300
Sold for:
$277$225

Carved Wood Sewing Box, Pakistan, 19th century, the exterior heavily carved with vignettes of buildings and figures surrounded by trees, the interior with multiple small compartments and mirrored More ...

Dragon Embroidery

Dragon Embroidery

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1327
Sold for:
$246$200

Dragon Embroidery, Japan, 19th/20th century, sewn in couched stitch, framed and glazed, sight size 19 1/4 x 41 1/2 in. Asian Art Online More ...

Modern Footed Sewing Box

Modern Footed Sewing Box

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1598
Sold for:
$86$70

Modern Footed Sewing Box, 20th century, with handle, opening up to expandable sections, ht. with handle 22 1/2, wd. 19 1/2 in. More ...

Group of Michigan Buttons

Group of Michigan Buttons

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1734
Unsold
 

Group of Michigan Buttons, c. 1860s-70s, mostly Scovill cuff-size with a few Waterburys and Horstmanns. Militaria Online More ...

Group of GAR, Navy, and Military Academy Buttons

Group of GAR, Navy, and Military Academy Buttons

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1735
Sold for:
$185$150

Group of GAR, Navy, and Military Academy Buttons, large group of GAR, Navy, military academy, and other buttons. Militaria Online More ...

Group of Pennsylvania and Ohio Buttons

Group of Pennsylvania and Ohio Buttons

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1736
Unsold
 

Group of Pennsylvania and Ohio Buttons, c. 1850s-80s, three-piece buttons with a California and Minnesota included. Militaria Online More ...

Group of South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, Louisiana, and Maryland Buttons

Group of South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, Louisiana, and Maryland Buttons

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1809
Sold for:
$160$130

Group of South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, Louisiana, and Maryland Buttons, c. 1850s-80s, twelve coat-size Van Wart South Carolina buttons, ten Waterbury South Carolina buttons, four Horstmann & More ...

Group of Civil War and Post-war Eagle and New York Buttons

Group of Civil War and Post-war Eagle and New York Buttons

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1810
Sold for:
$172$140

Group of Civil War and Post-war Eagle and New York Buttons, cuff- and coat-size general service buttons with a few eagle "I" buttons, general staff, and New York State buttons. Militaria Online More ...

Nine Single Civil War-era Shoulder Straps

Nine Single Civil War-era Shoulder Straps

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1841
Sold for:
$160$130

Nine Single Civil War-era Shoulder Straps, officer's straps, mostly infantry, with one cavalry. Militaria Online More ...

Group of Maine and New Hampshire Buttons and a Rhode Island Button

Group of Maine and New Hampshire Buttons and a Rhode Island Button

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1843
Unsold
 

Group of Maine and New Hampshire Buttons and a Rhode Island Button, Scovill, Boylan, and Pettibone maker's marks. Militaria Online More ...

Four Metal Household Items

Four Metal Household Items

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1019
Sold for:
$123$100

Four Metal Household Items, 19th century, a cast iron basin, a pair of sugar nippers, a chopper, and a sewing table clamp/pincushion, dia. to 11 1/2 in. The Marge Staufer Americana Collection More ...